Department of Defence and Strategic Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University

The Department of Defence & Strategic Studies (DSS) promotes academic studies in the field of strategic studies focusing on cultivating a culture of research critical to discourse development and policy analysis.
AGAHI offers research fellowship grants on Peace and Technology to DSS students.Jamil Raza,
Department of Defence and Strategic Studies,
Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, 45320

China Study Center, COMSAT’s Institute of Information and Technology

Established in 2013, The China Study Center at the CIIT encourages joint research programmes with institutions and universities in China.
AGAHI works with the Center to promote foresight research and development with in the domains of economic cooperation, science and technology and human security.Tanvir Jafri,
China Study Center, CIIT,
Park Road, Chak Shehzad

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, International Islamic University

Department of Mathematics and Statistics working on training of mathematicians who will be able to apply the mathematical procedures in other scientific and computational processes.

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Arshad Zia,
Islamabad, Pakistan

Department of Mass Communication, Allama Iqbal Open University

Dr. Syed Abdul Siraj,

Faculty of Education, University of Karachi

The Faculty of Education, was established in 1970 at the University of Karachi, and had been governing all colleges, teaching education in the city of Karachi. Besides, Departments, Faculty of Education also governs the functioning of all affiliated colleges, in the city of Karachi, teaching “Education” in general and Teacher Education in specific. The Faculty is very active in developing linkages with other programs both at National and International levels. The target areas are teaching, research, publication and collaborative assignments between universities and institutions both at National and International levels.

Dr. Nasir Salman,

Office of Research and Commercialization, National University of Modern Languages

ORIC has been established to initiate, embed, support and integrate the process of research, innovation and commercialization in every department of the university. ORIC-NUMLS plans to lead in the field of research and propel the intellectual and social capital of NUML into the globally competitive knowledge-based society and to serve as catalyst for the development and empowerment of individuals, professionals and institutions through capacity building and sustainable solutions.

Dr. Karamat Ali,

Center of Information & Technology, Institute of Management Sciences Peshawar

Dr. Muhammad Nawaz,
Coordinator MS/PhD Computer Sciences,

Strategic Vision Institute

SVI intends to project strategic foresights on issues of national and international importance through dispassionate, impartial, and independent research, analyses, and studies. The primary focus of the SVI is to provide a framework of professional expertise, doctrinal wisdom and foresight that is indispensable for discreet formulation and successful management of politico-economic, diplomatic, and military dimensions of state policies.

Dr. Zafar Iqbal Cheema,

Institute of Policy Studies

IPS has defined Pakistan Affairs, International Relations and Faith and Society as its major areas of research and has developed an effective system of coordination of research activities by local and foreign scholars through a dedicated team of research coordinators.

Khalid Rahman,

Beaconhouse National University

Beaconhouse National University (BNU) is the first Liberal Arts University of Pakistan offering undergraduate and graduate programs in various fields of Liberal Arts including Visual Arts and Design, Architecture, Psychology, Economics, Journalism and Media Studies, Theatre, Film and Television, Education, and Computer and Information Technology. BNU is a non-profit, apolitical, non-sectarian, equal-opportunity institution offering degree programs in modern disciplines, many of which are not offered anywhere else in Pakistan.

Shahid H. Kardar,
Vice Chancellor,

Women University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Bagh

Women University AJ&K Bagh has been established in 2014 by an Act (vii) of 2014 to provide the opportunities of qualitative higher education and to promote research activities in the region. The university shall be a body corporate by the name of Women University of AJ&K Bagh. It shall have perpetual succession and a common seal, and may sue and be sued by the said name. The University shall be competent to acquire and hold property, both movable, and to lease, sell or otherwise transfer any movable and immovable property which may have become vested in or been acquired by it.

Professor Doctor Muhammad Haleem Khan,
Vice Chancellor,

Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies

To work as an institution, that provides authentic, credible, reliable, up to date, and efficient information and objective analysis related to defense and security, for policy development leading to peace and stability.

Major General Muhammad Saad Khattak (R),
Director General,